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Who owns the old Highland?

Opening in 1964, the Highland Manor became a Great Bend landmark and local showcase. With the addition of the convention center and office complex in the 1980s, it was an anchor on 10th Street, the venue for meetings, banquets and important civic events.However, that landmark at 3017 10th St. change

GREAT BEND TRIBUNE - 2018-10-17 16:52:00

Sheriff: One man dead after Kansas construction accident - The Salina Post

JACKSON COUNTY — Authorities are investigating the cause of a fatal construction accident. Just after 2p.m. Wednesday, first responders were called to a home in the 500 Block of Iowa in Holton, according to Sheriff Tim Morse.

SALINAPOST.COM - 2018-10-18 08:01:51

Man arrested for 5 counts of aggravated assault on a law enforcement officer

Officers located the suspect, identified as Paul Westphal, in the area. A pursuit ensued.

KSN.COM - 2018-10-16 16:40:54

Deputy Kunze’s killer used meth and died from multiple gunshots, autopsy report says

Robert Greeson’s body tested positive for amphetamine and methamphetamine, says his autopsy report, filed Monday.

WICHITA EAGLE - 2018-10-17 16:31:00

Great Bend Fire Dept. responds to house fire Wednesday morning

Great Bend firefighters work to subdue a fire at 2714 W. 18th St. Wednesday morning. Smoke from the fire hampered visibility for commuters for several blocks.- photo by Veronica CoonsAround 7:30 a.m. Wednesday morning, the Great Bend Fire Dept. responded to a house fire at 2714 W 18th St. The cause

GREAT BEND TRIBUNE - 2018-10-17 08:18:00

New County tag office to open in December

The Sedgwick County tag office above, at 212 W. Greenway in Derby, will close when the new E. Kellogg office opens.FILE PHOTO

DERBYINFORMER.COM - 2018-10-17 10:00:00

Saline County Jail Booking Activity – Thursday - The Salina Post

Name: Rathbun,Michael ShawnCharges: Criminal threat; Cause terror, evacuation or disruptionCriminal trespass; Remain in defiance of order by ownerInterf w/LEO; obstr/resist/oppose misd warrant

SALINAPOST.COM - 2018-10-18 13:31:38

Driver dies in cattle truck crash

Shannon Dwinell, 46, of Great Bend, Kansas, died at the scene, about 2 miles north of North Powder, an Oregon State Police report stated.

BAKER CITY HERALD - 2018-10-17 00:00:00

Sheriff identifies Kansas man who died in rollover crash - The Salina Post

Just after 8a.m. Tuesday, sheriff’s deputies were advised of a vehicle in a field just south of the Arkansas River bridge on Haven Road, according to the Reno County Sheriff’s Department. Officers found a red 2003 Ford Mustang with major damage to it. The vehicle was unoccupied, so a search of the a

SALINAPOST.COM - 2018-10-17 13:15:04

A small Kansas town gets its own bakery and cafe in an unexpected spot

Hesston, population 4,000, isn’t exactly overrun with restaurants.So when a slick new one opened, it got some attention.But the fact thatHesston Bakery & Cafeis the small town’s only bakery isn’t the only thing that makes it unique. Its location is a bit unusual, too.The cafe has opened atSchowalter


Police: Kansas man wanted for attempted-murder jailed in Texas - The Salina Post

Eric James Cravey, 34, wanted in connection with a shooting on Saturday that injured Vanessa Rae McWhirt-Martin, 37, Chetopa, Kansas was arrested early Wednesday by the Hill County, Texas Sheriff’s Department, according to a social media report from the Pittsburg, Kansas police department.

SALINAPOST.COM - 2018-10-17 13:30:28

Police arrest driver who fled after hitting 12-year-old Kan. boy - The Salina Post

Just after 4:30p.m. Tuesday, a 12-year-old boy was struck by a dark colored SUV, according to a media release from Paola police. The vehicle with front end damage on the passenger side was also leaking fluid was believed to be heading south on Pearl Street near El Potro restaurant and struck the chi

SALINAPOST.COM - 2018-10-17 10:25:19

Wichita man killed in Reno County crash

The area was searched and authorities found the body of 38-year-old Robert Beatty, II, from Wichita.

KSN.COM - 2018-10-16 21:09:27

Starlite Drive-In is no more — landmark Wichita theater ‘permanently closed’

In the email, which was forwarded to the Eagle by a Starlite employee, owner Chuck Bucinski wrote that “the theater has been in financial trouble since the digital projectors were installed.”


Wanted: Racheal K. Schnur

To see more felons, or submit an anonymous tip, visit theCrime Stoppers of Wichita/Sedgwick County website


Ruling: Kansas gun law no defense to federal firearm charges - The Salina Post

WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — An appeals court has upheld the firearms convictions against two Kansas men who mistakenly believed that a Kansas law can shield from federal prosecution anyone owning firearms made, sold and kept in the state.

SALINAPOST.COM - 2018-10-17 00:01:22

Free donuts lead to $50,000 prize

By Alan RuschEllsworth County I-RDreams do come true — just ask Ellsworth’s Roberta Waymaster. She received a $50,000 check Friday at the Casey’s General Store in Ellsworth as the grand prize winner of Casey’s 50th anniversary sweepstakes.“I feel amazed,” she said in an interview with the Independen

INDYREPNEWS.COM - 2018-10-17 05:00:00

Reno County deputy recognized for saving teen from floodwaters

Monday, the Reno County Sheriff's Office shared a message from the teen's mother, detailing what happened.


'That would not be fun': Escapee nabbed after 4 days in Kansas City, Kansas still wearing handcuffs

© Mike Whitby/EyeEm/Getty ImagesFile photo of handcuffsOct. 15--Police may not know much about how an escapee re-arrested Sunday afternoon by Kansas City, Kan, officers spent his four days on the run.


Trial begins for man accused of hiding Kan. boy’s body in concrete - The Salina Post

In April, Stephen Bodine was bound over for trial on two counts of first-degree felony murder, two counts of aggravated kidnapping, one count of child abuse and one count of aggravated child endangerment.